Gregg Sarra to Host Live Special:
â€œThe NJ/NY All Star Wrestling Charity Challenge Live Call-in Showâ€ on MSG Varsity
–Network Gathers Top HS Wrestlers In-Studio Prior to Cross-State Tourney-
–Viewers Can Call and Weigh-In–
In advance of March 25â€™s Second Annual NJ/NY All Star Wrestling Charity Challenge, MSG Varsityâ€™s Gregg Sarra will gather 12 of the regionâ€™s top high school wrestlers at MSG Varsity studios and reveal the roster of athletes selected to represent their states in a live one-hour special, â€œThe NJ/NY All Star Wrestling Charity Challenge Live Call-In Showâ€ on Monday, March 19, at 8:00pm ET on MSG Varsity, iO TV Channel 14. The call-in show will also stream LIVE on www.msgvarsity.comâ€“ available for viewers across the country.
Â Top New York State wrestlers from Connetquot, Eastport South Manor, Kellenberg, Long Beach, North Rockland and Scarsdale high schools will be in-studio.
Top New Jersey wrestlers from Bergen Catholic, St. Peterâ€™s Prep, Seton Hall Prep, South Plainfield, Wachtung Hills and West Morris Mendham high schools will be in-studio.
Gregg Sarra, MSG Varsity, will host the one-hour special
â€œThe NJ/NY All Star Wrestling Charity Challenge Live Call-In Show, â€ a one hour, live call-in special revealing the wrestlers from New York and New Jersey who have been selected to participate in The Second Annual NJ/NY All Star Wrestling Charity Challenge, presented by MSG Varsity. The state vs. state event benefits two organizationsâ€”The Adam Frey Foundation and Pinning Down Autism.
Competing wrestlers from the following high schools will be announced:
NY athletes: Brooklyn Tech, Canastota, Connetquot, Eastport South Manor, Johnson City, Kellenberg, Long Beach, Monsignor Farrell, North Rockland, Scarsdale, Shenedahoah, Wantagh and Ward Melville.
NJ athletes: Bergen Catholic, Hunterdon Central, Jackson Memorial, JFK-Iselin, Lacey Township, Mahwah, Mendham, Morris Knolls, North Bergen, St. Peterâ€™s Prep, Seton Hall Prep, South Plainfield, Toms River South, Trenton Central, Watchung Hills and West Morris.
Monday, March 19, 2012
8:00 â€“ 9:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
MSG Varsity, Channel 14 for Cablevisionâ€™s iO TV subscribers
About Gregg Sarra:
Gregg Sarra is the Long Island correspondent for MSG Varsity, covering all sports across the island. He is also a regular contributor to High School SportsDesk, MSG Varsityâ€™s signature daily highlight show. Prior to joining MSG Varsity, Sarra was Newsday’s High School Sports Editor, and he still contributes to their high school sports coverage.
About MSG Varsity:
MSG Varsity is a multi-platform suite of services comprised of: an Emmy award-winning 24/7 HD television network, a comprehensive online destination, and a groundbreaking interactive service, all dedicated to high school sports, academics and activities happening throughout the tri-state area. Content for these services includes MSG Varsityâ€™s professionally produced programming as well as content created by the high schools themselves. Working in partnership with MSG Varsity, students and faculty are given extraordinary access to curriculum and training in multimedia creation and distribution, empowering them to become active participants in telling their schoolâ€™s stories. MSG Varsity is a Cablevision exclusive service not available to satellite or phone company TV subscribers and reaches three million households throughout the New York market. For more information, please visit www.msgvarsity.com.